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Uzodimma seeks stakeholders’ support over insecurity

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

Hope Uzodimma. Photo; TWITTER/HOPEUZODINMA1 Imo State Governor Hope Uzodimma has urged traditional rulers and other critical stakeholders to support government’s efforts aimed at tackling... Read More →

IMF endorses digital money for cheaper remittance, cross-border payments

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Kristalina Georgieva, has called on governments and individuals to adopt digital money for “faster, easier and cheaper”... Read More →

UNICEF, experts move to identify gaps in sexual violence cases

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

UNICEF office United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), justice stakeholders and health providers have moved to identify gaps hindering prosecution of cases of sexual violence against women... Read More →

Nollywood star okechukwu loses father

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

Chief Godwin Okechukwu Nwodo, a retired civil servant and father of Nollywood star and evangelist, Mr Joe Okechukwu, is dead. The late Chief Nwodo, who voluntarily retired from the Nigerian... Read More →

Reps, Speakers beg governors to grant financial autonomy to judiciary, legislature

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

The House of Representatives, yesterday, urged the 36 state governors to grant financial autonomy to their judicial arms in line with tenets of democracy. The chamber, thorough its Onofiok... Read More →

Senate confirms Shaba as space agency’s DG

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

The Senate has confirmed the appointment of Dr. Halilu Ahmad Shaba as Director General of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA). The official seal followed the consideration... Read More →

Bayelsa backs Dikio on JAMB for intending beneficiaries of PAP scholarship

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

Bayelsa State Government has declared that there is nothing wrong for intending beneficiaries of the scholarship scheme of the Presidential Amnesty Programme (PAP) to sit for the Joint Admissions... Read More →

157,680 Nigerians die of TB yearly, says WHO

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

The National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) has raised the alarm over the significantly higher incidence of tuberculosis over COVID-19 in the nation, killing 157, 680... Read More →

Lagos targets food security with five-year agricultural development roadmap

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

Abisola Olusanya Lagos State Government, yesterday, said it would on Thursday, April 22, 2021, launch a five-year agricultural development roadmap in line with its THEMES developmental agenda for... Read More →

At Ramadan, Presidency, NIREC, CAN urge love, forgiveness, prayer

Thu Apr 15th, 2021     Comments

Osinbajo. Photo; TWITTER/EngrSMamman Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has called on Muslim faithful to exhibit kindness, love and generosity regardless of faith or ethnicity. He made the appeal in a... Read More →